Sequoia sempervirens (D.Don) Endl.
  • Syn. Conif.
  • Sekoya


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Sequoia sempervirens (D.Don) Endl. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000437871. Accessed on: 04 Aug 2020'

General Information

Trees to ca. 110 m; trunk to 9 m diam.; crown conic and monopodial when young, narrowed conic in age. Bark reddish brown, to ca. 35 cm thick, fibrous, ridged and furrowed. Branches downward sweeping to slightly ascending. Leaves 1--30 mm, generally with stomates on both surfaces, the free portion to 30 mm, those on leaders, ascending branchlets, and fertile shoots divergent to strongly appressed, short-lanceolate to deltate, those on horizontally spreading to drooping branchlets mostly linear to linear-lanceolate, divergent and in 2 ranks, with 2 prominent, white abaxial stomatal bands. Pollen cones nearly globose to ovoid, 2--5 mm, borne singly on short terminal or axillary stalks. Seed cones 1.3--3.5 cm. Seeds flattened, 3--6 mm, leathery. 2 n = 66.

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    Morphology

    100-110(-115)m boy ve 6-7(-9) m çapında, güçlü kazık köklü ağaçlar. Gövde kabuğu zırh gibi, 15-25 cm kalınlığında, kırmızı kahverengi lifli oluklu, genellikle derin çatlaklı. Ana sürgünlerdeki iğne yapraklar (3-)6-8(-14) mm; yan sürgündekiler (6-)15-18(-27) mm, tabandaki ve uçtakiler ortadakilerden daha kısa, koyu ya da mavimsi yeşil, alt yüzünde belirgin 2 gözenek çizgili. Erkek kozalak küremsi ya da hafif yumurtamsı, 6-8 × 5-6 mm; erkek organ 20-30 adet. Dişi kozalak sürgün uçlarında, küremsi, 15-20(-25)mm çapında, 12-20 pullu, önce yeşil, olgunken kahverengi, bir yılda olgunlaşır. Tohum 3-6 × 2-3 mm; kanatlar basık, dar.

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    • Nationally Preferred Names

      NameLanguageCountry
      SekoyaTurkishTR

      Other Local Names

      NameLanguageCountry
      Redwood

       Information From

      Cupressaceae
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      • B Flora of North America Association
      Resimli Türkiye Florası (the Illustrated Flora of Turkey)
      http://www.turkiyeflorasi.org.tr
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      • D Resimli Türkiye Florası (the Illustrated Flora of Turkey).
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      http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
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